How Technology Can Improve Your Southlake Home
TAGS: Energy Savings | Motorized Shades | Smart Home Security
The idea of smart home automation has been around in science fiction and concept for years. But now that the technology is reality, it’s time to consider the practicality. What does it mean to live in a smart home and is it worth the investment? This blog intends to cover all the ways automation can actually improve your Texas home and daily experience, specifically four ways. Continue reading to learn more.
Amazon Alexa and Home Automation: A Perfect Match
TAGS: Home Audio Video | Lighting Control | Smart Home Security
Perhaps you’ve heard all about the relationship between smart home automation and voice recognition. Last year, home voice control transformed from science fiction to present day reality thanks to advances in the central technology. The Amazon Alexa devices--like Echo and Dot--can integrate with your Frisco smart home system. When you want to make an adjustment, all you have to do is ask. If you’re wondering what you can control with an Echo or Dot, this blog is here to answer that question. We’ve laid out a few commands you can ask Alexa to perform in your Texas smart home. Read on to learn more.
What We Found at CES for Your Whole Fort Worth Home
TAGS: Lighting Control | Motorized Shades | Smart Security
This month, the Consumer Electronics Show took place in Vegas. It is a space for tech companies to showcase the latest and greatest in their field. There, we discovered several products that could improve your Texas home’s convenience and ease of use. If you’re looking for the latest in smart home automation, continue reading. We will break down what’s new by room, so you can see exactly what the benefits will be.
Combining Control4 and Alexa for a More Interactive Home Experience
TAGS: Control4 Dealer | Lighting Control | Voice Control Automation
Communicating with your Allen, TX smart home is about to become even simpler. This year at CEDIA, Control4 announced a partnership with Amazon’s voice control products—Echo and Dot--which means the world’s premier automation integrator and the most effective voice control are working together. Now, you can control most of your electronics by instructing Alexa, or the name of Amazon’s voice services. When you’re walking out the door with your arms full, you can simply tell your system to turn off the lights or close the shades without missing a step. If you’re thinking about adding Alexa to your smart home family, here are a few things you should know beforehand.